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Problems
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Hand One - North deals, both vul, Matchpoints. You are South.
 
images/spadesm.gif (111 bytes) AKQ5
images/heartsm.gif (112 bytes) AK2
images/diamondsm.gif (109 bytes) KT2
images/clubsm.gif (113 bytes) QJ9

 
West North East South
  pass 1images/clubsm.gif (113 bytes) dbl
pass 1images/spadesm.gif (111 bytes) 2images/clubsm.gif (113 bytes) ?

 

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Hand Two - West deals, NS vul, IMPs. You are South.
 
images/spadesm.gif (111 bytes) QT743
images/heartsm.gif (112 bytes) Q4
images/diamondsm.gif (109 bytes) KQ4
images/clubsm.gif (113 bytes) 987

 
West North East South
pass 1images/heartsm.gif (112 bytes) dbl 1images/spadesm.gif (111 bytes)
2images/clubsm.gif (113 bytes) 2images/diamondsm.gif (109 bytes) 3images/clubsm.gif (113 bytes) pass
pass 3images/diamondsm.gif (109 bytes) pass ?

  
 

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Hand Three - East deals, nil vul, IMPs. You are South.
 
images/spadesm.gif (111 bytes) 542
images/heartsm.gif (112 bytes) QT854
images/diamondsm.gif (109 bytes) T632
images/clubsm.gif (113 bytes) A

 
West North East South
    2images/spadesm.gif (111 bytes) * pass
pass 3images/diamondsm.gif (109 bytes) pass pass
4images/clubsm.gif (113 bytes) dbl pass 4images/heartsm.gif (112 bytes)
5images/clubsm.gif (113 bytes) pass pass ?

   2images/spadesm.gif (111 bytes) = weak with spades and a minor.  
 

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Hand Four - West deals, NS vul, IMPs. You are South.
 
images/spadesm.gif (111 bytes) J98
images/heartsm.gif (112 bytes) A85
images/diamondsm.gif (109 bytes) 7
images/clubsm.gif (113 bytes) AJ9753

 
West North East South
1images/heartsm.gif (112 bytes) 1images/spadesm.gif (111 bytes) 2images/heartsm.gif (112 bytes) ?
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Hand Five - West deals, both vul, IMPs. You are South.
 
images/spadesm.gif (111 bytes) ---
images/heartsm.gif (112 bytes) AT986432
images/diamondsm.gif (109 bytes) QT52
images/clubsm.gif (113 bytes) J
 
West North East South
2images/spadesm.gif (111 bytes) * dbl pass ?

   2images/spadesm.gif (111 bytes) = a natural weak two.
   Lebensohl continuations over the double.
 

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